[SunRescue] poor man's wireless ethernet
rescue at sunhelp.org
Mon Jan 22 23:05:04 CST 2001
Yes - it is almost a religion (*almost*)...
Having 802.11b in my house makes me want to convince others to
buy in to this technology...
My cost was 2x 3Com cards $free (from Toshiba
FreeCard/class-action lawsuit settlement) and a Linksys
AccessPoint for $300 (had to go to CompUSA once the 3Com cards
arrived - Buy.com is way too backordered to consider... I want
You want this, you need this, you will get it - what are you
First Church of Wireless-ology
(With apologies to Frank Zappa - I miss him...)
From: rescue-admin at sunhelp.org
[mailto:rescue-admin at sunhelp.org]On
Behalf Of Peter L. Wargo
Sent: Monday, January 22, 2001 10:54 AM
To: rescue at sunhelp.org
Subject: Re: [SunRescue] poor man's wireless ethernet
on 1/22/01 1:34, Bill Bradford at mrbill at mrbill.net wrote:
> anybody else thought of this?
Yeah, Apple. :-)
(I was able to snag the airport new, in opened box for $200.
Add less that
$100 for airport cards, and we went wireless for under $400.)
As for other
systems, Farallon's PCMCIA "Skyline" card works, and can be
(I just sold one on eBay for $94.)
It's addictive. I'm doing my Email at the breakfast table...
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